A Good Samaritan helped rescue three people Sunday morning aboard a capsized recreational boat, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
Six people were saved with the help of a good Samaritan after their canoe capsized near the Golden Gate Bridge Saturday afternoon.
Good Samaritans subdued a suspected carjacker in San Diego, saving a woman and girl in a dramatic scene all caught on camera.
Oakland police Friday praised the heroic actions of a Boise, Idaho man who jumped off an airport shuttle bus to render aid to two accident victims.
Two suspected gang members have been arrested on suspicion of murder for the fatal shooting last summer of a popular Oakland dog walker, police announced Thursday.
A young man who fell onto the tracks at a San Francisco BART station late Wednesday night was quickly pulled to safety by good Samaritans.
Two California Highway Patrol officers and a good Samaritan rescued teenager from his burning car after it crashed outside of Napa early Sunday morning, a CHP sergeant said.
Oakland police have arrested a driver who allegedly struck and killed a man who had stopped to help a stranded motorist.
Police in San Francisco are applauding a homeless man who was the only one to intervene when an officer working alone was assaulted.
A Vacaville man who stopped to help a crash victim on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in Dixon this morning died after he was struck by a car, a California Highway Patrol sergeant said.